Immigration General - Model Acts and Resolutions

  1. American Bar Association, Recommendation 106A (Feb. 2001) (unaccompanied children), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/directories/policy/2001_my_106a.authcheckdam.pdf

  2. American Bar Association, Standards for the Custody, Placement and Care; Legal Representation (Aug. 2004) (unaccompanied minors), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/Immigration/PublicDocuments/Immigrant_Standards.authcheckdam.pdf.

  3. American Bar Association, Recommendation 107A (2006) (counsel for people with disabilities and those with viable claims), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/events/aba-day/access%20to%20counsel%20policy.authcheckdam.pdf.

  4. American Bar Association, Resolution 105 (Aug. 2017) (all immigration cases), available at https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/images/abanews/2017%20Annual%20Resolutions/115.pdf.

    1. Lee Rawles, Indigent People Should be Guaranteed Counsel for Deportation Proceedings, ABA House Resolution Says, ABA Journal (Aug. 14, 2017), available at http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/Indigent_people_should_be_guaranteed_legal_representation_for_deportation.

  5. American Bar Association, Resolution 118 (Aug. 2011), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/directories/policy/2011_am_118.authcheckdam.pdf.

  6. American Bar Association, Resolution 113 (Feb. 2015), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/images/abanews/2015mm_hodres/113.pdf.

  7. Arnold & Porter LLP for the ABA Commission of Immigration, Reforming the Immigration System: Proposals to Promote Independence, Fairness, Efficiency, and Professionalism in the Adjudication of Removal Cases (2010), available at http://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/Immigration/PublicDocuments/aba_complete_full_report.authcheckdam.pdf